Early Childhood Literacy Conference Set for March 27

BK ReadingThe Birth-Kindergarten Education program is sponsoring an all day conference titled “Digging Deeper: Best Literacy Practices in Preschool and Kindergarten” on Friday, March 27 in the Blue Ridge conference center. A schedule and registration information are available here: http://goo.gl/wBuwXP. The keynote speaker is Lisa Cleaveland, a classroom teacher and published author.

Rush to Give Research Presentation March 19

Rural-Urban Exchange Panel Scheduled for March 19

Grist to Present at Psychology Research Colloquium

Cathy GristCathy Grist, associate professor in birth to kindergarten education, will present at the psychology research colloquium on Monday, March 16 at 12:15 pm in Killian 102. Her topic is “Early Identification of Reading and Social-Emotional Development Problems in Preschool Students: A Response-to-Intervention Project” and will be joined by other faculty and students. All are welcome to attend.

Presentation on Psychological Effects of Intoxication Scheduled

Alistair HarveyAlistair Harvey, assistant professor of psychology at the University of North Georgia, will give a research presentation on Tuesday, March 17 at 1 pm in Killian 102. His topic is “The Effects of Alcohol Intoxication on Visual Attention and Memory.” All are welcome to attend.

Annual Diversity Blog Event to be held March 16-27